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Author: A James Arnold; Vera M Kutzinski; Ineke Phaf-Rheinberger
Publisher: Amsterdam ; [Great Britain] : J. Benjamins, ©2001.
Series: A comparative history of literatures in European languages =; Histoire comparée des littératures de langues européennes; A history of literature in the Caribbean, v. 2
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This history of literature in the Carribean focuses on English- and Dutch-speaking regions. Topics covered include: the anglophone Caribbean; literary development - a contrastive history; genre - a  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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English- and Dutch-speaking regions.
Amsterdam ; [Great Britain] : J. Benjamins, ©2001
(DLC) 94003353
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: A James Arnold; Vera M Kutzinski; Ineke Phaf-Rheinberger
ISBN: 9027234485 9789027234483 1588110419 9781588110411
OCLC Number: 133163775
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 672 pages).
Contents: 1. Acknowledgments, pix; 2. Charting the Caribbean as a Literary Region (by Arnold, A. James), p1-5; 3. Part I: The Anglophone Caribbean (by Kutzinski, Vera M.), p7; 4. Introduction (by Kutzinski, Vera M.), p9-19; 5. Literary Development: A Contrastive History, p21; 6. Emergence of Language and Literature, p23; 7. Language Use in West Indian Literature (by Warner-Lewis, Maureen), p25-37; 8. Popular and Literate Cultures, p39; 9. The Institution of Literature (by Tiffin, Helen), p41-66; 10. Islands and Territories, p67; 11. The Literatures of Trinidad and Jamaica (by Welsh, Sarah Lawson), p69-95; 12. Guyanese Identities (by Arnold, Josephine V.), p97-110; 13. Genre: A Contrastive History, p111; 14. Fiction, p113; 15. The Novel before 1950 (by Downing Thompson, Jr., Joseph), p115-125; 16. The Novel from 1950 to 1970 (by Maes-Jelinek, Hena), p127-148; 17. The Novel since 1970 (by Maes-Jelinek, Hena), p149-198; 18. Short Fiction (by Ramraj, Victor J.), p199-223; 19. Poetry, p225; 20. A History of Poetry (by Baugh, Edward), p227-282; 21. Drama, p283; 22. Theatralizing the Anglophone Caribbean, 1492 to the 1980s (by Canfield, Rob), p285-326; 23. Essay, p327; 24. The Essay (by Yow, Laura G.), p329-349; 25. Part II: The Netherlands Antilles, Aruba, and Suriname (by Phaf-Rheinberger, Ineke), p351; 26. Prospecting the Field: A Contrastive History of Literary Development, p353; 27. Introduction (by Phaf-Rheinberger, Ineke), p355-363; 28. Emergence of Language and Literature, p365; 29. Notes on Early Printing in the Dutch Caribbean Islands (by Coomans-Eustatia, Maritza), p367-374; 30. Ideological Controversies in Curacaoan Publishing Strategies (1900???1945) (by Broek, Aart G.), p375-385; 31. The Literary Infrastructure of Suriname: Problems and Changes (by Kempen, Michiel van), p387-395; 32. Language and Popular Culture, p397; 33. The Creole Languages of the Caribbean (by Muysken, Pieter), p399-414; 34. The Value of Guene for Folklore and Literary Culture (by Arion, Frank Martinus), p415-419; 35. Song Texts as Literature of Daily Life in the Netherlands Antilles (by Allen, Rose Marie), p421-430; 36. Islands and Territories, p431; 37. Katibu ta galina: From Hidden to Open Protest in Curacao (by Clemencia, Joceline A.), p433-442; 38. From Oral to Written Literature: St. Maarten, Saba, and St. Eustatius (by Albus, Alida M.G.), p443-449; 39. Di nos e ta!: Outside and Inside in Aruban Literature (by Rutgers, Wim), p451-461; 40. Conclusions (by Phaf-Rheinberger, Ineke), p463-468; 41. A Mosaic Setting: A Contrastive History of Genre, p469; 42. Introduction (by Phaf-Rheinberger, Ineke), p471-477; 43. Overview, p479; 44. West Indian Slavery and Dutch Enlightenment Literature (by Paasman, A.N.), p481-489; 45. The Portuguese Jewish Nation: An Enlightenment Essay on the Colony of Suriname (by Phaf-Rheinberger, Ineke), p491-503; 46. Curacaoan Literature in Spanish (by Echteld, Liesbeth), p505-512; 47. Strategies and Stratagems of some Dutch-Antillean Writers (by Oversteegen, Jaap), p513-523; 48. Fiction, p525; 49. The Contemporary Surinamese Novel (by Phaf-Rheinberger, Ineke), p527-541; 50. Surinamese Short Narrative (by Kempen, Michiel van), p543-560; 51. Poetry, p561; 52. Literary Magazines and Poetry in the Netherlands Antilles (by Rutgers, Wim), p563-568; 53. The Surinamese Muse: Reflections on Poetry (by February, Vernie), p569-580; 54. East Indian Surinamese Poetry and its Languages (by Damsteegt, Theo), p581-594; 55. Drama; 56. Forms of Dramatic Expression in the Leeward Islands (by Putte-De Windt, Igma van), p597-614; 57. Banya, a Surviving Surinamese Slave Play (by Guda, Trudi), p615-622; 58. Literary Magazines; 59. Civilisado: A Doomed Civilizing Offensive in Curacao, 1871-1875 (by Abraham-van der Mark, Eva), p625-632; 60. Prewar Prose and Poetry in Papiamentu (by Broek, Aart G.), p633-642; 61. Literary Criticism; 62. Antillean Literary Criticism: Caribbean vs. Dutch Approaches (by Roo, Jos de), p645-650; 63. Conclusions (by Phaf-Rheinberger, Ineke), p651-658; 64. Index to Names of Writers and Significant Historical Figures, p659-672
Series Title: A comparative history of literatures in European languages =; Histoire comparée des littératures de langues européennes; A history of literature in the Caribbean, v. 2
Responsibility: edited by A. James Arnold ; at-large editors, Josephine V. Arnold, Natalie M. Houston, Irene Rolfes.
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